|Collection||CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION|
|Scope & Content||
"Robert E. Lee to Gen. P. G. T. Beauregard, June 17, 1864"
Physical Appearance: The telegram (autographed note signed) is from Lee to Gen. P. G. T. Beauregard, dated June 17, 1864. Lee counsels Beauregard against withdrawal of troops from the north side of the James River. (See "Official Reports," XL, pt. 2, 664; Dowdy & Manarin, "Wartime Papers of R. E. Lee," 788.)
|Creator||Lee, Robert E., Gen.|
|Subjects||CML LEE COLLECTION|